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Lord McNally's Speech on Local Family Justice Board

This is the link to read Lord McNally's Speech on the Local Family Justice Board delivered 24th April 2013 ... >> more

Dinner with Louis de Bernieres celabrating fathers June 14th

The charity held its first ever fund-raising dinner on Friday June 14th. The guest speaker was Louis de Bernieres, author of Captain Corelli's Mandolin as well as many other books including Birds without Wings and Red Dog. Louis had found himself having to fight thr... ... >> more

Lib Dems lead the way with father inclusive policies


Bedroom Tax affects non-resident parents

This is an article taken from FNF Scotland site. Several of the non-resident parents we know have contacted us in Wales about this. We know that this tax is going to cause problems and as usual, if you could write to your MPs and your AMs that would help raise the prof... ... >> more

Parental Alienation talk at Welsh Government Offices Llandudno

February 22nd 2013. The weather may have been cold and bitter but that didn't stop Karen Woodall, Director of the Centre for Separated Families and a world export on the subject of Parental Alienation coming to Llandudno Junction to speak to a group of dedicated prof... ... >> more

Guidance about Harassment and Stalking

An increasing number of the people who come to us for help and support are telling us that they are being threatened with allegations of Harrassment or Stalking.  To help people to have a better understanding of the issues we've compiled the following brief guide... ... >> more


CALLING ALL FAMILY SUPPORT & PAENTING PROFESSIONALS ACROSS WALES The charity is currently undertaking research with Welsh Government support to establish a baseline of participation in Parenting Support Programmes and Family Support Services by ADULT Male Car... ... >> more

Family Support Mapping project. Does Wales reach dads?

The charity has been asked  to carry out a survey ( see below )  of Family Support services and Parenting Programmes in Wales to see how well Wales is reaching out to fathers. The survey also includes how well all ADULT Male Carers of children (fath... ... >> more

Families Need Fathers Both Parents Matter News Signpost

Press Release about Lib Dems plans to extend paternity leave click here  Press Release re  Lessons from Rotherham  Excluding Dads- A Disaster Waiting to Happen in Wales?  Click here Changes to Family Law start April 22nd. For more information clic... ... >> more

FNF Both Parents Matter use Skype to bring pro-bono advice to non resident parents

September's meetings for Bangor and Blackwood were held on the same evening at the same time and were linked by Skype. This enabled both groups which are currently quite small to access advice from Emlyn Jones  and Ian Smith. Ian is a solicitor based in North Wa... ... >> more

Chinese Auction Fundraiser Plas Mawr Community Centre Blackwood 15th November

Chinese Auction at Plas Mawr Community Centre, Fairview, Blackwood 6pm -9pm was on 15th November 2013.The evening was very enjoyable and our National Manager won himself a wonderful hamper of Fresh fruit as you can see in the photo! it raised £100.00 for the char... ... >> more

Jail for those who defy Family Courts is an unfortunate Necessity Our Press Release

PRESS RELEASE ON BEHALF OF FAMILIES NEED FATHERS BOTH PARENTS MATTER CYMRU Following the story featured on the link below, the Charity has released this Press Release. The charity Families Need Fathers... ... >> more


CHARTER FOR ACTION We've developed a simple 6 point action plan for Welsh Government which we'd like them to adopt for Fathers Day this year. Please let us know what you think - and whether you want any more information• All WG funded programmes to record gender o... ... >> more

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